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Newcomb Art Museum hosts author reading and signing on New Orleans sculptor Angela Gregory

Feb 14, 2019

Few New Orleans artists are as internationally well-known as sculptor and Newcomb College alumna Angela Gregory. Born in 1903 to a Tulane family (her father, William B. Gregory, was a professor in...

Newcomb Art Museum to open exhibition on incarcerated women

Jan 14, 2019


An art exhibition that intimately examines the experiences of currently and formerly incarcerated women in Louisiana by sharing stories of loss, hope, despair, survival, triumph and persistence...

EMPIRE exhibit redefines museum experience

Oct 03, 2018

If one could enter a door that leads inside a mind full of historic memories, that experience might feel the same as walking through the EMPIRE exhibit at the Newcomb Art Museum.


Take a ‘Tiffany Tour’ at Tulane

Sep 07, 2018

Toward the end of the 19th century, just as the Newcomb Pottery Enterprise was beginning to determine its identity, Louis Comfort Tiffany was revolutionizing the art of stained glass.


Inside New Orleans’ black carnival

Sep 05, 2018

Newcomb Art Museum will mark the anniversary of filmmaker Royce Osborn’s passing last September and celebrate his life and artistic impact on New Orleans with a free public screening of his...

Museum speaker series offers diverse perspectives

Aug 27, 2018

This fall, the Newcomb Art Museum will host a diverse lineup of speakers including civic leaders, scholars and artists to open a dialogue about the misrepresentation of certain communities.


Newcomb Art Museum offers discounted student membership

Aug 09, 2018

Tulane University students have a new opportunity to engage with the arts on campus through a limited-time $25 membership offer from the Newcomb Art Museum.


Newcomb Art Museum at Tulane named one of nation’s best

Jun 13, 2018


For the third consecutive year, the Newcomb Art Museum at Tulane University has been named the Best Gallery or Museum in Louisiana and one of the...

Art and history fuse during Uncommon Exchanges

Jun 08, 2018

The abolition of slavery was announced in Texas on June 19, 1865, long after President Lincoln issued the Emancipation...

Archivists discuss the value of preserving history

May 02, 2018

Archivists from the 10 collections that loaned objects to Newcomb Art Museum’s current exhibit, EMPIRE, recently met to...